MLB Recap: Does MLB Need to Get a Grip?

Two pitchers were suspended this past week for using a substance on the mound that supposedly helped them get a better grip on a baseball. Did they really do anything wrong? I look at that, plus more records for A-Rod, in my latest recap for CBS Local.

Trip to PNC Park in Pittsburgh

It was still just the fourth inning, and I’d already won a Denny’s breakfast, Dunkin Donuts coffee, and Chick-fil-a sandwich. Never before had the Mets’ poor play been so rewarding. In fact, everything about my first experience at a baseball game in Pittsburgh was enjoyable—except for the game’s result.

Continue reading Trip to PNC Park in Pittsburgh

MLB Recap: Beltre Belts No. 400

Is Adrian Beltre a Hall of Famer? It’s something to think about after he reached the 400 home run mark last week (and he wasn’t the only one to do so). My weekly MLB recap also includes a homer that landed in a boat and a near no-hitter.

One man's writing in one place.